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Blind Lemon Jefferson

Lemon Henry "Blind Lemon" Jefferson was an American blues and gospel singer-songwriter and musician. He was one of the most popular blues singers of the 1920s and has been called the "Father of the Texas Blues"... Read More

Birth nameLemon Henry Jefferson
BornSeptember 24, 1893
Coutchman, Texas, U.S.
DiedDecember 19, 1929 (aged 36)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
GenresBlues, Texas blues, country blues, gospel blues, folk, ragtime
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter, guitarist, musician
InstrumentsVocals, acoustic guitar
Years active1912–1929


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